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Sep 13, 2010 09:17 AM

ISO Banh Bia

Hi all! I'm searching for banh bia, which is a Vietnamese pastry composed of flaky layers surrounding mung bean paste, durian or both. It's very similar to the Taiwanese mung bean pastry, lu dou tu (綠豆凸) I think I've seen some banh bia sitting on the counter at Paris Sandwich in Manhattan, but I'm hoping to find a bakery that sells fresh ones. Here's what they generally look like:

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